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Nursing at McMaster

Dean's Welcome

From Dr. Carolyn Byrne:

Carolyn Byrne

As you browse through this website, you will soon see that the School of Nursing at McMaster University is a dynamic, innovative and exciting place to learn and work.  As the Associate Dean, Health Sciences and Director of the School of Nursing, I am proud to lead this amazing school.  The website will give you an overview of all aspects of our school. 

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About Us

Our Vision, Our Values, Our Objectives …

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Quick Links

Student Testimonials

Meet Our Graduates

MUNSS: Nursing Students Society

Undergraduate Program:

Apply to BScN Program

BScN Overview

Clinical Practice

Academic Advising - Current Students

BScN Non-academic Requirements

Specialty Program:

Leadership & Management Program

Graduate Program:

Graduate Program



Doyle named Distinguished Fellow

June 20, 2016 - Congratulations to Winnie Doyle, who has been awarded the title of Distinguished Fellow by Mohawk College. Doyle is the Vice President, Clinical Services and Chief Nursing Executive at St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton and a clinical lecturer in the School of Nursing at McMaster University.

[Read more about Distinguished Fellow award]

Convocation 2016: Nursing graduates celebrate

June 15, 2016 - More than 500 nurses graduated from McMaster University at a convocation yesterday ...

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Graduate student wins 3 awards

June 15, 2016 - Kristina Chang, a student in the Graduate Program in Nursing at McMaster, and an ACHRU trainee, recently won three awards...

[Read more about Kristina Chang]

Meet Valedictorian Caroline Mueller

June 15, 2016 - What’s the best advice anyone has ever given you? Caroline Mueller, valedictorian at the June 14 convocation for Nursing and Medical Radiation, answers questions for McMaster Daily News.

[Read more about Caroline Mueller]

Announcement: New Assistant Dean, Graduate Nursing Program

June 14, 2016 - Dr. Nancy Carter has been appointed the new Assistant Dean, Graduate Nursing Program, and will start her new role on July 1.

[Read more about Dr. Nancy Carter]

Alumni Profile: Michael McGillion

June 13, 2016 - Research is about solving "real problems that matter to people’s lives and their well-being and recovery."

[Read more about Michael McGillion's journey from undergraduate student to research chair]

Alumni Profile: Patrick Chiu

June 8, 2016 - McMaster graduates make a difference in so many environments, from working in acute care to shaping public health policies.

[Read more about Patrick Chiu]

Distinguished University Professor

May 27, 2016 - Dr. Andrea Baumann will receive the University's highest honour this convocation season: Distinguished University Professor.

[Read more about Distinguished University Professor]

Alumni Profile: Michelle Boersema

May 12, 2016 - How did McMaster prepare Michelle Boersema for a career in public health nursing?

[Read more about Michelle Boersema]

Kylie Hopkins wins prestigious Wilson Award

May 9, 2016 - Second year BScN student Kylie Hopkins has won the Wilson Leadership Scholar Award, a prestigious new prize established to cultivate the country’s next generation of leaders.

[Read more about Kylie Hopkins]

Dr. Noeman Mirza will be the director of new centre of excellence at TRU

May 9, 2016 - A recent graduate of McMaster’s PhD program in Nursing has been chosen as the director of an exciting new project, the Collaboratory for Educational Research and Development in Nursing, at Thompson Rivers University, in Kamloops, BC.

[Read more about Dr. Noeman Mirza and the Collaboratory]

Interview with Dr. Janet Landeen

May 9, 2016 - Dr. Janet Landeen, who recently won a CASN award, has been interviewed in the Quality Advancement in Nursing Education journal, Vol. 2, Issue 1.

[Read the interview of Dr. Janet Landeen]

Alumni Profile: Laurel Nash (Locke)

May 9, 2016 - Laurel Nash (Locke) graduated in 2015 and is working as a registered nurse at McMaster Children’s Hospital on the Pediatric Hematology Oncology unit.

[Read more about graduate Laurel Nash]

Research Spotlight: Maternal and child health

Apr. 27, 2016 - How do you give children a healthy start in life? Do you begin in grade school? In daycare? At birth? How about in the womb? Dr. Susan Jack weighs in.

[Read more about Nurse-Family Partnership studies]

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